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Great Bridge at Matsue

Attributed to Oda Kazuma, Japanese, (1881–1956)

Creation date: 1924
Creation place: Japan

Other Information

Type: Woodblock
Medium and Support: Woodblock
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Clark M. Cavenee
Accession Number: 1946.29.24
State/Province: Shimane Prefecture
Dimensions: 9 1/4 in. x 14 1/4 in. (23.5 cm x 36.2 cm)

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04/10/2017 Diana Chou
Oda Kazuma worked with Watanabe Publisher from 1924 to 1950s and was very interested in Ukiyo-e prints, in particular recreating the lyrical charm of Ando Hiroshige's idealist Edo landscapes. Great Bridge at Matsue illustrates Kazuma's admiration for Hiroshige's snow scenes and composition.
Last Updated: 4/10/2017


This object was included in the following exhibitions:

Eclectic Cat Exhibit , 10/4/1985 - 11/17/1985

Modern Japan: Prints from Taisho Era (1912-1926) & Beyond The San Diego Museum of Art , 4/7/2017 - 8/13/2017


This object has the following bibliographic references:

Irwin J. Pachter and kaneko Takushi. Kawase Hasui and His Contemporaries Everson Museum of Art. Syracuse, NY, 1986
Page Number: 91, Figure Number: 128


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